Category Archives: Fibromyalgia

Spirituality: What it Means to Me

When you mention the word, “spirituality” to someone, you’re often greeted by a far off gaze in almost an instant.  If there’s one thing I’ve learned, is that most people today equate spirituality with church.  Although church can be an … Continue reading

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Healing Through Painting

I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and CFS 10 years ago but it became severe about 4 ­½ years ago.  If you’re not familiar with Fibromyalgia, it’s a blanket term that includes widespread muscular pain ranging from moderate to severe, immune … Continue reading

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How Dogs Saved Me from Myself

I recently read an article about a recent study performed in the UK that dogs are great for your health, even better for you than cats!  It has been proven to reduce depression, improve circulation, lower blood pressure and even … Continue reading

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I’m Sorry.. I’m Sick..

I know I usually stick to the humorous side of things, but today my post will be different.  I will still attempt to throw in some humor along the way however, so as to not disappoint. I was diagnosed with … Continue reading

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